Wayne Giroux_web.png



Wayne is the Youth Director for the Western Ontario District of the PAOC. Wayne has served as a Youth Pastor within the WOD for over 10 years. He is married to his wonderful wife Bev and they have the most outstanding girl on the planet, Melody. Wayne's passion for the Ottawa Senators is only surpassed by his desire to see students accept Jesus and take steps toward awakening to and acting upon the call of God on their lives.  He has a passion for communicating, loves investing in other leaders and cannot stop making silly voices.

Christine Mann.png

Christine mann


Christine is the Events Director for Youth Ministries. Her role is to create and facilitate the conferences and retreats that Youth Ministries uses to pour into students and leaders every year. Christine is married to Tim, and they both have the desire to see the Kingdom of God advanced through creative means. She is a proud mom to her two sweet boys, Levi and James. Christine loves writing, volleyball, summertime, and home and fashion design.


Nicole Switzer_web.png



Nicole comes from a background in ministry. Her parents were youth pastors & then traveled with the drama presentation Heavens Gates & Hell’s flames for 8 years during her child/teen years. She has been in church leadership for 12 years (youth and music) and has a passion to see young lives changed through Jesus. Nicole & her husband Mike have a son named Judah & a little one on the way! Currently living in London, ON where her husband is the Youth Pastor at Royal View Church.


Ashley Zuidersma_web.png

ashley zuidersma

Overflow & Time Out
(currently on maternity leave)

Ashley completed her BA in Theology with studies in Youth and Children/Family Ministry, and has served in ministry for over 8 years in various capacities of both youth & children's ministry. Ashley currently serves at her church as well as alongside her husband Rick, who is the Youth & Young Adults Pastor at Glad Tidings in Burlington, ON. She enjoys quality time with friends and family, designing and renovating homes with her husband, and anything involving organizing, DIY projects or the outdoors.